After-Dark Adventures: Best Vacations for Night Owls

At these 10 destinations, the real excitement begins as the daylight vanishes.

Courtesy of The Boulders, a Waldorf Astoria Resort
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Moonlight Yoga, The Boulders, Arizona

The Sonoran Desert comes alive when temperatures fall and darkness softly envelopes the landscape. The Spa at the Boulders, north of the Phoenix area, brings guests to new heights of enlightenment with its regular Moonlight Yoga, which takes place on Promise Rock, about 2,200 feet above sea level. As you strike tree pose, you’ll be treated to the enigmatic night panorama. If you’re not inclined to plank after sundown, other nighttime activities include meditating with the spa’s resident shaman in a tepee and bicycling to see night-blooming cacti. Moonlight yoga and meditation sessions are complimentary; the moonlight bicycle ride is $105 per person; room rates start at $289; 34631 North Tom Darlington Dr.; 480-488-9009; theboulders.com.